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Weekly News Roundup: Leader Award Finalists, TedxColumbus & More

Weekly News Roundup: Leader Award Finalists, TedxColumbus & More
The Columbus Chamber’s Small Business Leader Awards honor businesspeople who have achieved success while contributing to community development. Two of this year’s 10 finalists are Steve Hartono and Andi Sie of eSolutech. [Read More] TEDxColumbus: What’s Next, which aimed to highlight the...
November 11th, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More

Weekly News Roundup: Huntington Fifth Largest Small Biz Lender & More

Weekly News Roundup: Huntington Fifth Largest Small Biz Lender & More
Columbus’s office market has experienced its seventh straight quarter of increased vacancies. For the July-to-September period, the vacancy rate in Columbus rose to 18.1 percent, up from 16.3 percent during the same quarter in 2009, according to data released by Columbus-based commercial real estate...
October 21st, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More

Weekly News Roundup: $551M for Ohio Small Biz Lending & More

Weekly News Roundup: $551M for Ohio Small Biz Lending & More
One aspect of Ohio’s new business tax code that makes the state attractive to entrepreneurs launching small businesses is that there is no tax on the first $1 million of gross receipts, according to Ohio Means Business. [Read More] Wonderland Columbus has introduced several ways for the public to support...
October 14th, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More

Weekly News Roundup: Wonderland Gets Exec. Dir., Fisher EMBA Ranked & More

Weekly News Roundup: Wonderland Gets Exec. Dir., Fisher EMBA Ranked & More
An expansive package of tax reforms has made Ohio more business friendly, according to a white paper in which Inc. magazine editors explore the ideal location selection model for business startups. [Read More] The Executive MBA program at The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business is...
October 7th, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More

Weekly News Roundup: OCCPaC Endorses Candidates & More

Weekly News Roundup: OCCPaC Endorses Candidates & More
Ohio’s Enterprise Appalachia makes it easier for entrepreneurs to gain access to existing knowledge and labor by leveraging academic centers, skilled labor, and support services when starting a small business and bringing new products to market. [Read More] “Ohio Means Business” show...
September 30th, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More

Weekly News Roundup: TechStart Funds 14 Companies & More

Weekly News Roundup: TechStart Funds 14 Companies & More
The Central Ohio Hub for Advanced Energy Manufacturing and Energy Storage aims to position Columbus and Central Ohio as a global leader in advanced energy storage research, commercialization and manufacturing. [Read More] Tom Van Cleef, managing director at Shine On Solar Solutions LLC, is a “Business...
September 16th, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More

Weekly News Roundup: Powell Biz Incubator, AG Takes Complaints

Weekly News Roundup: Powell Biz Incubator, AG Takes Complaints
The city of Powell plans to renovate the building it owns at 44 N. Liberty St. in October. The property will house a business incubator that is expected to open in January. [Read More] The city of Gahanna’s development department is working to attract, retain and expand area businesses using a...
September 9th, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More

Weekly News Roundup: Entrepreneurs to Watch, Ohio on Inc. 500 & More

Weekly News Roundup: Entrepreneurs to Watch, Ohio on Inc. 500 & More
Columbus Alive’s “People to Watch 2010″ features several entrepreneurs, including Brady Konya and Ryan Lang, Mike Minnix,  Timothy Wolf  Starr, Bethia Woolf, and Jacob Wooten. [Read More] If the Inc. 500 is any indication, Central Ohio is a hotbed for entrepreneurial  activity...
September 2nd, 2010 | Weekend News Roundup | Read More